Resources to Fight Racism

WJCS is committed to combatting the damaging effects of racism and helping others stay informed.

To learn more about racism and how to overcome it, consider:

Resources for learning about racism include:


White Fragility: Why White People Find it So Difficult to Talk About Racism by Robin D’Angelo

Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community? by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Deep Denial: The Persistence of White Supremacy in U.S. History and Life by David Billings

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander

Between the World and Me and The Beautiful Struggle by Ta-Nehisi Coates

The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

The Fire This Time by Jesmyn Ward

The Third Reconstruction: How a Moral Movement is Overcoming the Politics of Division and Fear. Also, Forward Together: A Moral Message for the Nation by William J. Barber II

Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America by Melissa Harris- Perry

The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson


Brother Outsider - a film about Bayard Rustin


Links for further review:

Structural Racism:

Early Classification of Nature:

Classification of Human Races:



Jim Crow Laws:


Preschool "twins" take a stand against discrimination:


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